CLARITY PROTECTION SELF-LOVE
FOCUS: Clarity, Protection, Self-Love
SCARCITY: Moderately Found
RESPONSIBLY MINED IN: Brazil, India, Sri Lanka, Idaho
MINERALOGY: These minerals are found throughout the world in metamorphic, igneous, and sedimentary rocks. Most garnet found near Earth's surface forms when a sedimentary rock with a high aluminum content, such as shale, is subjected to heat and pressure intense enough to produce schist or gneiss. Garnet is also found in the rocks of contact metamorphism, subsurface magma chambers, lava flows, deep-source volcanic eruptions, and the soils and sediments formed when garnet-bearing rocks are weathered and eroded.
HOW TO USE: As a crystal high in the divine masculine, Garnet can allow those who believe in its powers and work with it daily to begin taking more risks and greater actions in their life.
HEALING PROPERTIES: Garnet helps to encourage you to make the most of every day, and it can help to heal you physically so you have the health and energy to do just that. If your life has felt a little stuck in a rut, gemstone can motivate you to shake things up in a positive way.
AREAS OF PLACEMENT: Garnet stimulates the brain to think of ideas and concepts in new ways. By setting Garnet on your worktable or wearing it as part of your outfit, you can begin to nurture your inner creator.